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1 Allan, Mozart >> Scottish Songs : The Morven Collection of Scottish Songs with Accompaniments for Piano
Glasgow: Mozart Allan; 1912 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
240 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, red cloth over spine, tartan boards, gilt lettering, all edges red, about 120 songs with tunes, lyrics, full piano arrangements in standard notation, with tunes also in solfa notation. ; Originally published 1884. This edition 1912. A superb collection of old folksongs and more recent (mid to late 1800s) popular songs by Scottish composers on Scottish themes. (Morven or Morvern is a craggy remote peninsula in western Scotland); Edges of boards worn and chipped. Front endpaper has an old song lyric taped in and several names penned in a small hand. Interior clean, binding tight. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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2 Anderson, Cheryl P. >> Shaker Hymnal, a ; A Facsimile Edition of the 1908 Hymnal of the Canterbury Shakers
Woodstock, N. Y. : Overlook Press; 1996 0879516402 / 9780879516406 Softcover Very Good+ 
288 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Softcover, [xvi] + 273 pages, index, over 270 songs and hymns with lyrics and music in 4-part harmony in standard notation. ; Originally published 1908. This edition copyright 1990. This printing 1996. Edited and with new introduction by Cheryl P. Anderson, scholar of shaker music. ; Rear cover very faintly creased. Otherwise appears unused. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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3 Angeloni, Armand >> Dance Style Melodies for Improvisation : Based on Jazz, Contemporary and World Music Dance Style Rhythms
Plymouth, Mich: Armand Angeloni; 2000 Softcover Near Fine 
112 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, black plastic comb binding, 112 pages numbered to 86, 86 modern tunes (no lyrics) arranged by author as dance music, each one labeled as to which style of dance, such as alley cat, Cajun, choro, Cuban bolera, funk, gospel, Motown, paso doble, ragtime, shuffle, swing and more. Includes appendixes on claves, drum set notation, basic drum patterns. ; 'This book was designed with the creative literate musician in mind. When music students learn that Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Chopin were capable of improvising over the dance rhythm melodies of their day they see the connection to current jazz and contemporary musicians.' ; Covers show faint thumb creases. No other defects. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Appelbaum, Stanley >> Show Songs from the Black Crook to the Red Mill : Original Sheet Music for Sixty Songs from 50 Shows 1866-1906
N. Y. : Dover Publications; 1974 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
279 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Ex-Library; Tall hardcover, tan cloth, 279 pages, introduction and commentary, 30 b/w photos and illustrations from shows, 60 original songs reproduced from original sheet music, with tunes, piano parts, and lyrics. ; Includes two hit songs from 1902 stage show of The Wizard of Oz (Sammy, and, Hurrah for Baffin's Bay). Other songs include: Mulligan guard. Paddy Duffy's cart. Maggie Murphy's home. Song of brown October ale. Mister Johnson turn me loose. Purity brigade. I want to be a military man. Mister Dooley. Tale of the turtle dove. Absinthe frappe. I want what I want when I want it. Many more. ; This item was published by Dover Publications as a softcover then rebound as a hardcover for library use. All the usual library marks. Only minor wear. No marks to music. Binding tight. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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5 Appleby, Amy >> Piano Treasury of Golden Favorites, the : Book & CD Set
N. Y. : Amsco Publications 2006 0825634849 / 9780825634840 Softcover Near Fine 
399 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, white plastic comb binding, 399 pages, over 180 hit songs and showstoppers, including 25 piano solos (no lyrics) and over 150 songs with lyrics, all with complete piano arrangements. No chords. Also has CD containing 15 songs performed by Chris Gentile vocal and David Pearl piano. ; A fine collection of popular songs and music of the 1870s-1940s. ; Owner name and two addresses neatly penned on half-title page. A whisper of shelfwear. Otherwise book appears unused. CD in unopened pocket inside rear cover, as issued. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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6 Arlen, Harold, and E. Y. Harburg, with Dan Coates >> Wizard of Oz, the : Easy Piano
Miami, Fla: Warner Brothers Publications; 1995 Softcover Near Fine 
32 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, 32 pages, 6 b/w photos from film, 9 songs with lyrics, guitar chords, and easy piano arrangements. ; Includes: Over the rainbow. Munchkinland. Lullaby league and lollipop guild. Ding dong the witch is dead*. If I only had a brain, a heart, the nerve. We're off to see the wizard*. Optimistic voices. Merry old land of Oz. If I were king of the forest. (* have sections not heard in the film) 
Price: 8.00 USD
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7 Ashton, John, with Leslie Shepard >> Modern Street Ballads : With Fifty-Six Illustrations
Detroit: Singing Tree Press; 1968 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
405 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, brown cloth, gold spine lettering, [xx] + 405 pages, gray-brown endpapers, bibliography, 56 b/w illustrations reproduced from old woodcuts, complete texts of over 150 street ballads (broadsides) collected in London in 1700s and early to mid 1800s. Some have historical info and/or footnotes. No authors, no tunes. ; Copyrght 1888, published London: Chatto & Windus. This is a high-quality facsimile reprint, with new introduction by Leslie Shepard, Detroit: Singing Tree Press, 1968. Chapter headings are: Social. Humorous. Country. Sea. The Queen. Historical. Political. Miscellaneous. ; Small remainder mark on bottom edge. Otherwise no defects of any kind. ; Amazonbuyers please note: image does not match our unit. Our unit is plain brown cloth, 1968, Near Fine condition. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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8 Author Unknown >> Evangelischer Liederschatz, eine Auswahl der Bekanntesten Kernlieder fur Sonntags Schulen, Vereine und Gottesdienste, 3e, 3rd Edition : (Evangelical Hymnal, a Selection of Congregational Songs for Sunday Schools, Societies, and Worship Services) (Lutheran)
Newark, N. J. : Verlag von Gebrueder Geiger; 1906 Third Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
318 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, black cloth, title blindstamped on front, small white title label on spine, 318 pages, 383 hymns with lyrics and 4-part music, small section with 62 English hymns and index, otherwise entirely in German language in old script. ; Light wear to extremities. No marks or writing. Pages slightly yellowed from age. Three signatures pulled but textblock intact. Scarce. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Authors Various >> Nurse Lovechild's Legacy : Being a Mighty Fine Collection of the Most Noble, Memorable and Veracious Nursery Rhymes, Embellished by C. Lovat Fraser for the Poetry Bookshop
London: Poetry Bookshop; 1922 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by C. Lovat Fraser 
63 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Small hardcover (5 x 7.5 inches) 127 x 182 mm. Black cloth over spine, red boards, laid cotton-fiber (rag) paper throughout, 54 nursery rhymes, both familiar and obscure, illustrated with interesting, concise b/w line drawings. ; States 'New Edition', seventh thousand, 1922.; Gift note dated 1941 penned on front endpaper. Upper edge sunned, cloth frayed at crown. Light foxing throughout. Binding tight. Scarce. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Bachman, Harold B. and Robert Fitzgerald >> University of Chicago Song Book, 6e : Sixth Edition, 1941
Chicago: University of Chicago; 1941 Sixth Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
304 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, dark red cloth, gilt lettering, 304 pages, index, about 150 songs with tunes, lyrics, and full piano accompaniments. Some also have 4-part harmony. ; Copyright 1921. This is 6th edition, 1941, stated. ; Edited by Harold B. Bachman, Elinor Taylor Engelmann, Robert Fitzgerald, Nelson A. Fuqua, Fred H. Tracht. ; Includes fight songs, march songs, Blackfriars (drama club) songs, songs of other major colleges and universities, fraternity songs, more. Many comic songs by Robert Fitzgerald. ; Very light wear. Shadow of oldprice erased from endpaper. Spine lettering shows very light rubbing, and rear cover very slightly faded along upper edge. Interior clean, binding tight. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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11 Bailey, Eben H. >> Bailey's School Songs and Music Reader : A New Singing Book for Schools, Containing a Complete Course of Elementary Instruction, and a Large Collection of Exercises, Songs, Duetts, Trios and Quartettes . . . (1880)
Boston: White, Smith & Company; 1880 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
222 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Pr ice just reduced. Dark brown cloth over spine, green lettered boards, about 50 pages of music theory, numerous scales and exercises, about 150 songs. Printed on rag paper, light foxing here and there. ; Complete subtitle: 'A New Singing Book for Schools, Containing a Complete Course of Elementary Instruction, and a Large Collection of Exercises, Songs, Duetts, Trios and Quartettes, Adapted to the Use of Primary, Intermediate, Grammar and High Schools, Singing Classes, and the Home Circle'. ; Heavily worn. Boards chipped and soiled but readable. Owner name (Burt Clough, Marine City) penned on front endpaper, another (Miss L. C. Smith, Marine City) on title page, in very faded ink. Rear page partly missing, affecting final two songs. No interior marks. Binding intact. Quite scarce. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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12 Barker, Raymond Joseph >> Bethany, Nebraska, 1922 to 1943 : And, My Musical Avocation Plus Stories of World War II
Bethany, Neb: Raymond J. Barker; 1989 Softcover Near Fine Signed by Author
135 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Set of 2 vols, tall black unlettered softcovers, 30 + 105 pages, 1 b/w illustration, 1 small map. ; A personal history of life in Bethany, a suburb of Lincoln, Nebraska, followed by a stint in the Army Air Corps in World War 2 and a double life as a soil scientist and professional jazz-swing musician. ; Vol-1, Bethany, Nebraska, 1922 to 1943, published 1989. Vol-2, My Musical Avocation Plus Stories of World War II, published 1992. ; No defects to either vol. Quite scarce. ; Laid in: handwritten note from Jeane and Ray (written by Jeane) giving more family history, and small sticky note SIGNED by author Ray. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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13 Barnett, Cecille Jean >> Games, Rhythms, Dances : For the Kindergarten, Primary, and Elementary School Teacher ; Teachers and Leaders in Physical Education, Recreation and Playground
Oshkosh, Wisc: J. O. Frank & Sons; 1941 Softcover Very Good 
128 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall blue softcover, leatherette covers, [viii] + 120 pages, index. Includes: 31 singing games with songs and tunes; 13 story plays; 8 ball games; 32 chasing and hunting games; 15 relay races; 13 schoolroom games; 10 piano pieces suitable for rhythmic activity; 23 folk dances with music, some with lyrics; and 5 tap dances with piano music. ; Old fashioned fun for young children. ; Light exterior wear. A few minor pencil marks here and there. Binding tight. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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14 Bartlett, Rosamund >> Wagner and Russia
Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press; 1995 0521440718 / 9780521440714 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
405 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Black boards, [xviii] + 405 pages, index, bibliography, endnotes, 5 appendixes, 32 b/w photos and illustrations in text, 13 full color illustrations on glossy plates, with captions. ; Series editor Malcolm Jones. 'This book, which draws extensively on unpublished archival materials and other contemporary sources, explores the history of the reception of Richard Wagner's works in Russia from 1841 to the 1980s, with particular emphasis on his influence on the Russian Modernist movement and his impact on leading Symbolist writers'. ; Only a whisper of shelfwear. Crisp. Appears unread. Scarce. ; Cambridge Studies in Russian Literature Series 
Price: 38.00 USD
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15 Benson, George, with Len Braunling and Michael O'Neill >> Best of George Benson, the : GRV Guitar Recorded Versions with Notes and Tab, Guitar Solos in Tablature
Milwaukee, Wisc: Hal Leonard Corporation; 1983 0793521033 / 9780793521036 Softcover Very Good+ 
4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, 96 pages, 15 songs with lyrics, guitar chords, tunes in standard notation, and guitar solos in standard notation and tab. Includes 2 pages explaining tab notation. ; Songs by George Benson and others. Transcriptions by Len Braunling. Music edited by Michael O'Neill. ; Songs are: Before you go. Breezin'. Feel like makin' love. Give me the night. In your eyes. Lady (instrumental). Lady love me one more time. Love ballad. On Broadway. So this is love. This masquerade. Turn your love around. We'v e got the love. Welcome into my world. ; Minor edgewear only. No marks, no major defects. ; Recorded Versions Guitar Series 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Berlin, Irving >> Berlin's Best Song Folio Volume 1 : With Words, Piano, Vocal, Guitar
N. Y. : Irving Berlin Music Corporation; 1984 Softcover Near Fine 
88 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall white softcover, 88 pages, b/w portrait photo of Irving Berlin, 24 original songs with tunes, piano, lyrics, and guitar chords. ; Dated 1964. This printing 1984. Foreword by Edward Jablonski. ; 24 hit songs and showtunes of the 1930s-1940s. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 Binder, Abraham Wolfe >> Sabbath for Israel : A Musical Liturgy for the Sabbath Eve, for Cantor, Mixed Voices and Organ
N. Y. : Transcontinental Music Corporation; 1954 Softcover Very Good+ 
82 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Tall softcover, dark blue cloth over spine, off-white textured leatherette covers, 82 pages, 24 movements, standard musical notation throughout, with lyrics in phonetic Hebrew in English letters. Scored for Cantor, Mixed Voices and Organ. ; From preface: 'The composer has not used any particular Israeli folk material, but has rather tried to create thematic material in the prevalent style of Israel combining it with the musical tradition of the Sabbath Eve liturgy'. ; Synagogue name stamped on front cover in pale ink. Minor pencil marks here and there, mostly indicating pronunciation of text. We have left them in place. Otherwise only light wear. Binding tight and square. Scarce in any condition. ; TCL Series; Vol. 800 
Price: 10.00 USD
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18 Bleeker, C. J. >> Adoremus : Hymnbook, Livre de Cantiques, Gesangbuch
Amsterdam: Uitgeverij Ploegsma; 1949 Second Edition Softcover Good+ 
56 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Tan softcover, textured covers, 56 pages, index, preface in English, 23 hymns of praise, each given in English, French, German, and some also in Dutch (?). No tunes. ; Originally published 1934. This is 2nd edition, 1949. Edited by the Rev Claas Jouco Bleeker, professor of comparative religion. Published under auspices International Association for Liberal Christianity and Religious Freedom (now International Association for Religious Freedom) ; Covers sunned, edges worn, small inkspot on front. Interior clean, binding tight. Scarce. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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19 Blesh, Rudi >> Classic Piano Rags : Complete Original Music for 81 Piano Rags
N. Y. : Dover Publications; 1973 Softcover Good+ 
364 pages; 4to (11.75") 30 cm; Tall softcover, pink covers, 364 pages, index, full-page b/w reproduction of each sheet music cover, full piano for 81 rags, two-steps, cake walks, etc, of early 1900s, in standard notation. No lyrics. ; Isbn 0486204693. A fantastic collection of music. Includes: 2 rags by Robert Hampton. 6 by Charles Hunter. 3 by Charles L. Johnson. 18 by Joplin and 4 by Joplin with others. 1 by Joe Jordan. 9 by Joseph F. Lamb. 4 by Arthur Marshall. 5 by Artie Matthews. 19 by James Scott. 1 by Charles Thompson. 5 by Tom Turpin. 2 by Percy Wenrich. 2 by Clarence Woods. ; Book shows many signs of use: two light spine creases, edges thumbed, corners curled, several leaves have small wrinkles and stains from removed paper clips. Everything is quite readable. Binding tight. Scarce. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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20 Bok, Gordon >> Time and the Flying Snow : Songs of Gordon Bok
Sharon, Conn: Folk-Legacy Records; 1977 Softcover Good+ 
88 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, 88 pages, 45 songs with music in standard notation and tab, lyrics, guitar chords. ; Includes original songs, sea shanties and other folklore songs, a few instrumentals and one fabulous cante-fable. ; Drawings and woord carvings by Gordon Bok. Photos by Sandy Paton and Dick Levine. Foreword by Ed Trinkett. ; Moderate edgewear. Covers lightly spotted and creased. Interior clean, binding tight. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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